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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

After Robert Thorburn (1818-85)

Princess Alice when 11 months old dated 1844

Stipple with etching | 21.2 x 18.6 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 2506489

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An engravingfrom an album of portraits containing prints and photographs: Princess Alice as an infant; naked, seated on drapery in a landscape; oval format; inscribed and dated below.
  • Creator(s)

    After Robert Thorburn (1818-85) (artist)

    Posselwhite, James (1798-1884) (engraver)

    Princess Alice, Grand Duchess of Hesse & by Rhine (1843-78)
    Hesse and By Rhine-Grand Ducal family
  • 21.2 x 18.6 cm (sheet of paper)

  • From an album compiled by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • engravings